Betchat

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Betchat
Betchat is located in France
Betchat
Betchat
Coordinates: 43°05′35″N 1°00′46″E / 43.0931°N 1.0128°E / 43.0931; 1.0128Coordinates: 43°05′35″N 1°00′46″E / 43.0931°N 1.0128°E / 43.0931; 1.0128
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Saint-Lizier
Intercommunality Bas-Couserans
Government
 • Mayor (2009–2014) André Courset
Area
 • Land1 22 km2 (8 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 364
 • Population2 density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09054 / 09160
Elevation 296–491 m (971–1,611 ft)
(avg. 431 m or 1,414 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Betchat is a commune in the Ariège department of southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Betchat are called Betchatois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 388 —    
1968 418 +7.7%
1975 386 −7.7%
1982 307 −20.5%
1990 314 +2.3%
1999 293 −6.7%
2008 364 +24.2%

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